Don't be a bandwidth bandit, and don't let others be ones either. Help us to protect originality on the web; join Web Guard!
Follow the links below to find out about an organization dedicated to protecting copyrights and eradicating bandwidth bandits. Having problems with people stealing your images by linking directly to your server? Web Guard shows you how to fight back, and will support you in your battles. More than a simple webring, Web Guard is an association united in a common goal.
Items of interest
Pertaining to the Webring
Attention! Web Guard has been featured in an article at ZDnet! The article is called The Problem of Direct Linking. Thanks, ZDnet, for noticing us!
As of June 26th, 1998: WebTV users now have many options with which to upload files for their web pages. There is now no excuse for them to steal bandwidth. Click here to read all about it!
If you are on AOL and are thinking of joining Web Guard, please Click Here now for some important information.
If you are a "bandit" who has been sent here because you've been using someone else's images or files and got CAUGHT, please click this link if you want to mend your ways but aren't sure how.
Show your support! We have a number of buttons that are available for display on your pages so that you can spread the word! If you want to be a member but don't want to join the Webring then grab one of our buttons. You can find them here. We've gotten so many that we needed a whole extra page to showcase them! (Any additional designs are still welcome and will be displayed if appropriate.)
We have received some lovely awards:
Original Concepts and Design
Original concept for Webring by Shena Delian O'Brien.
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